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Bedford company offers Mental Health First Aid training for staff

January often feels like a hard month to get through. The magic of Christmas is over, it’s dark outside, and we’re back at work. This means many of us will be doing things to combat the January blues, such as getting back in the gym and making sure we get plenty of time to relax.

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Four steps to address issues of mental health in the workplace

by Katherine White, HR Director, Wyboston Lakes Resort

This is Mental Health Awareness Week (13 -19 May), helping to place the spotlight on a major issue that affects 1 in 4 people at work and 1 in 3 in our sector, hospitality and events.
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Mental health in the workplace - a parity of esteem

Would you know how to react if a colleague were having a panic attack?

What about colleague displaying signs of an eating disorder or depression?

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Dealing with mental illness in the workplace

Whether you’ve experienced mental health issues yourself or have watched a relative, friend or colleague suffer, it’s likely that mental illness has touched your life at some point.

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